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Directed music video for Bob Dylan:
"Things Have Changed" (2000)
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Edward Collins | Curtis F. Hanson | Curtis Lee Hanson
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Unlike the studio days, where [directors were] under contract, there's no vested interest in filmmakers today, so it's one picture at a time. Nobody cares about the longevity of a director's career today. What they care about is making a successful movie. Consequently, if somebody does something that's successful, they then throw a lot of money and opportunity at them to try and duplicate it. You...
His father was a Los Angeles public school teacher. Hanson said he is approached all the time by former students of his father, Mr. Hanson. They always have kind things to say about his dad.
Characters in his films often reference or are seen watching movies from the Golden Age of cinema.